Period
to 22 October 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 22 October 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 132 144
Rank change year-on-year +14 +12 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 21 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.10% 1.35% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.39% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 28 35 18
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +8.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £27,675 £26,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,650 £55,000 £53,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 1,835 2,659 2,680
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 97.29% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,558 2,310 2,245
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Oxfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Oxfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Oxfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +31 8 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Bicester -14 4 £42,500 +25.00%
Banbury - 3 £42,500 -
Thame +20 2 £25,000 +11.11%
Kidlington - 2 £39,000 -
Abingdon -16 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Wallingford - 1 £28,500 - 1
Witney - 1 £35,000 - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (85.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (61.90%) Windows
3 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
4 10 (47.62%) Azure
5 8 (38.10%) AWS
5 8 (38.10%) Office 365
5 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 7 (33.33%) LAN
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco
8 5 (23.81%) Firewall
8 5 (23.81%) VMware
8 5 (23.81%) Google
8 5 (23.81%) WAN
8 5 (23.81%) DNS
8 5 (23.81%) SCCM
8 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
9 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
9 4 (19.05%) ITIL
9 4 (19.05%) DHCP
9 4 (19.05%) VLAN
10 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (14.29%) Ivanti
10 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 3 (14.29%) Juniper
10 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Azure
2 8 (38.10%) AWS
2 8 (38.10%) Office 365
3 2 (9.52%) DigitalOcean
3 2 (9.52%) GCP
4 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) LAN
2 5 (23.81%) DNS
2 5 (23.81%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) WAN
3 4 (19.05%) DHCP
3 4 (19.05%) VLAN
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (9.52%) Internet
5 2 (9.52%) VPN
5 2 (9.52%) Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) BGP
6 1 (4.76%) OSPF
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) 802.1X
2 2 (9.52%) Sensu
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.52%) Go
2 2 (9.52%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) Ruby
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) MCSE
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Docker
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) Ansible
2 2 (9.52%) Grafana
2 2 (9.52%) Nagios
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) Google
3 5 (23.81%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) Ivanti
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
4 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) New Relic
5 2 (9.52%) Splunk
6 1 (4.76%) Asigra
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Remedy
6 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.76%) Veeam